Cheiracanthiidae  Wagner, 1887 / Cheiracanthium  C. L. Koch, 1839   35 species

Cheiracanthium annulipes  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872


Male unknown.


Prosoma yellow, sparsely covered with greyish yellow hairs. Sternum yellow, a marginal row of blackish red-brown spots. Legs yellow, with a broken red-brown ring at each joint. Opisthosoma dark yellow, dorsum and venter with whitish yellow and black spots and markings.

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Spain, Egypt, Israel
Distribution List
Egypt   ( no references ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) |||

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

Pickard-Cambridge O (1872) General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proc zool Soc Lond 1871: 212-354

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

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